TAS Building CPD Courses
5 Key Areas of Construction WHS
5 key areas of construction safety including fall prevention, moving plant, electrical safety, form work safety & risks of asbestos.
A Guide to Compliance, Legislation & Installation
Window wind loads, thermal comfort, bushfire attack levels, BCA provisions, strata schemes, correct installation & care and defective operation.
A Guide to Effective Window Design & Performance
Window design including glass thickness, lamination, insulation & glazing, films, conduction, energy ratings, weather tightness & noise.
Business Administration - Planning your Business and Work
Planning & setting up your business, covers developing a business plan, establishing contracting relationships, GST, TAX & record keeping.
Business Administration - Programming and Report Writing
This topic addresses project planning, programming, developing Gantt charts, estimating, scheduling, monitoring, & report writing.
Communications - Communication & Customer Service
Learn about advertising, first impressions, customer service, the communication process, effective listening & running meetings.
Communications - Negotiation, conflicts & disputes
Learn the negotiation process, unfair practices, causes of conflict, conflict resolution, dispute avoidance & dealing with complaints.
Compliance & Legislation
Learn about WHS laws, licensing requirements, first aid regulation, managing safety in the workplace, hazards, risks & WHS control measures.
Contract Types, Documentation & Administration
Learn about the different types of contracts, documentation, administration, extension of times, suspension of works & ending a contract.
Energy & Water Management
Energy management, energy efficient appliances, solar energy, lighting options & indoor and outdoor water management.
Introduction to Contracts
Contract law, regulatory requirements, contract scope, unfair terms, classification of terms, real case studies and contract term definitions.
Safety Documents & Common WHS Issues
WHS workplace documents and addresses issues such as manual handling, noise, lead, mould, PPE and emergency procedures.
Sustainability & the Government
Learn about the importance of sustainable building, adapting to climate change, energy efficiency, the NCC and industry initiatives.
Sustainable Building Design
Learn how sustainable building design can be achieved using orientation, positioning, solar design, thermal mass, insulation and window selection.